Red Raven Podcast, Episode #2

Red Raven Publications Podcast

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Episode #2 (February 2018)

Show Notes

In this episode the ravens discuss the trials of growing older, as Brian talks about his new false teeth (and how something better should have been invented by now). They reflect on the saga of the condemned boiler in the office, which has been slowly poisoning Nicholas with carbon monoxide, before looking at the latest designer trend of stacking your books with the spine facing in.

In the Book Reviews Section:

Nicholas discusses Joe Lycett’s book Parsnips Buttered: How to win at Modern Life, one email at a time.  Brian talks about How to Read Water: Clues, Signs and Patterns from Puddles to the Sea, by Tristan Gooley, and Sophie talke about The Herbalist: Nicholas Culpeper and the Fight for Medical Freedom, by Benjamin Woolley.

Nicholas wraps up by talking about the Humble Bundle, a new way of downloading books while supporting charity at the same time https://www.humblebundle.com/

Red Raven Podcast, Episode #1

Red Raven Publications Podcast

Music Credit: http://www.purple-planet.com

Episode #1 (January 2018)

Show Notes

In the first episode of Red Raven Publications podcast, the ravens discuss their New Year’s Resolutions, the thieving of chocolate supplies in the office, abseiling down church towers, J.R.R Tolkein’s 126th birthday and the ongoing personal weight loss battles some of the team face.

In the book reviews section:

Brian discusses the Jake Boulder Mysteries by Graham Smith. Trudie discusses Pompeii by Mary Beard and her plans to go to Italy to see the lost city for herself. While Sophie talks about My life as a Yorkshire Vet by Julian Norton and My Sister’s Grave (Tracy Crosswhite Series) by Robert Dugoni.

The podcast wraps up with the story of the first use of DNA evidence in a police investigation in Britain, the recent problems with Intel’s chips and how our computers are all at risk (fortunately, Nicholas offers some advice on how to keep our data safe), a volcano erupting in Papua New Guinea and whether pouring oil on trouble waters really works.